Welcome to Blackawton, in the heart of Devon’s beautiful South Hams. A working parish with a vibrant community spirit, Blackawton offers so much to discover, from gentle walks giving stunning views over sea and moor, to the historic church with its fabulous rood screen.
This website is run by the Parish Council, but hopes to cover the full range of activities and points of interest in our community. So whether you are long-term resident or just planning a visit, please feel as free to explore the various sections of the site as you are to wander through our tranquil lanes and hidden valleys.
The following text is taken directly from South Hams District Council’s website Losing one of our most abundant native tree species will have a massive effect on our landscape, hedges and the...read more